Controlled Atmosphere Storage of Fruits and Vegetables
Controlled atmosphere (CA) storage is one of the best method to preserve fruits and vegetables and now used worldwide on a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables. The technical benefit of controlled atmosphere storage is to supply fruits and vegetables with higher quality after a period of storage than that which are dealt with other kinds of preserving methods. The effects of CA on postharvest responses of several varieties of fruits and vegetables, such as Lichee, Longan, Sweet Bamboo and et al., were researched in our institute. Data on CA of fruits and vegetables are available in abundance in our institute.
Controlled atmosphere store construction is a special insulated store whose walls and door are required gas tight. We have plenty of experience of CA design. 500 Metric tons CA cold store in Shanghai Jiading, 1000 Metric tons Jingko CA cold store in Jiangshu and other several CA cold store were designed, installed and debugged by us.